The Sunflower, v.52, no.29 (May 8, 1947)

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The Sunflower: Official student newspaper, v.52, no.29, Wichita, Kansas, May 8, 1947 - 10 pages
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Article(s): Concert by orchestra is Monday -- Graduation plans made -- W.U. celebrates Friday: Annual May Day festival scheduled for tomorrow on campus of University -- Annual May Day celebration dates back to Fairmount days / Marge Myers -- Nationwide coverage given Sunflower story -- Two groups win awards -- Petitions in on Monday -- Constitution is proposed -- Roundabout the campus -- Initiate 19 pledges at spring dinner of education society -- Modern dance group presents May recital -- Palmer participates in Canadian meeting -- Frat housemother reveals marriage to George Taafee -- Encampment deadline set -- Plans for research are being prepared by local professor -- Campus groups asked to turn over books -- Spring party is Saturday -- First semester honor list is announced by University -- Registration ends Friday -- Elliott attends meet of college officers -- Found: two friends -- V-E, two years after -- Tuitions lag behind costs GI boom forces schools in 'red' -- Study in race relations / Meryl Burner -- Freshmen 'took the rap' in days of strong class rivalry -- Platter chatter / Eddie Sisk -- Veterans' news -- Women's convocation to be held Monday -- Make plans for contest -- Bookstore closes vets accounts on Tuesday -- Dance groups plan concert on campus Wednesday evening -- Band presents two progams at East -- New shows go over WU -- Track team meets Tulsa and K-State -- Laxity in athletics by nation's colleges hit by two actions -- Golf, tennis squads leave for Oklahoma -- Rifle team fires second in National Rifle Association -- Tulsa gives Wichita rough day on court -- Wichita takes Tulsa 112 to 23 in meet here last weekend -- Seven home games set for Wichita -- Vets checks are received -- YWCA to sponsor Mother's Day event
Photograph(s): Nathaniel Leverone. p. 1 -- Coronation services for the May Queen will be held in the University Auditorium tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. and will be the climax of day-long campus activities. Miss Dorothy Bruce, who is pictured above and is a senior and member of Pi Kappa Psi sorority, will be crowned the 1947 May Queen. She has chosen Bill Draut, senior and member of Men of Webster fraternity, to serve as her chancellor. p. 1 -- Lee Cornell, '26 who is president of the University alumni association and is pictured above, will preside at the annual alumni banquet to be held in the men's and women's gym on May 31 at 6:30 p.m. p. 5 -- Keith Oliver and Harold Beal, pictured above, have accepted coaching positions starting next year. Oliver will go to Medicine Lodge, Kans., and Beal will fo to Claflin, Kan. p. 8 -- Coach Ralph Graham. p. 9
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The Sunflower
v.52 no.29
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